“It was like flipping a switch.
I suddenly had this trauma-informed lens, as we call it. I see it everywhere,” she says, giving an example of someone in front of her on child abuse charges for whom she might recommend counseling and/or anger management. “I have discovered the reality is that when I start asking a few questions, that parent or partner has experienced ACEs,” [the judge] says.
Trauma-informed judges take gentler approach, administer problem-solving justice to stop cycle of ACEs « ACEs Too High.
Early Life Adversity Is Associated With Elevated Levels of Circulating Leptin, Irisin, and Decreased Levels of Adiponectin in Midlife Adults
These are metabolic enzymes, disruption of which can lead to metabolic syndrome, obesity and type 2 diabetes.
We also know that many (most) patients diagnosed with psychosis have a history of abuse and/or neglect, but these are the most likely to be prescribed “antipsychotics”, which ALSO induce metabolic syndrome, obesity and type 2 diabetes.
How sensible is that?